Course announcements

  • This course introduces SAP HANA. Through lectures and exercises you will quickly develop a broad understanding of all key areas of SAP HANA including technology, architecture, data modeling, data management and application development. This course is an important prerequisite for many detailed follow-on SAP HANA courses.


  • This course will enable you to:
    • Understand the key concepts of SAP HANA
    • Work with the various SAP HANA interfaces used by developers and administrators
    • Create a data model using SAP HANA modeling tools
    • Acquire and enrich data and load to SAP HANA
    • Build a report that runs on an SAP HANA data model
    • Get started with the application development environment


  • Application Consultant
  • Change Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Application Developer
  • BI / BW consultant
  • Data Scientist
  • Database Administrator
  • SAP HANA Project Manager
  • SAP HANA Support Staff



  • None


  • Basic understanding of business IT

Course based on software release

  • SAP HANA 2.0 SPS04


  • Describing SAP HANA
    • Understanding the Need for a Modern Digital Platform
    • Describing how SAP HANA Powers a Digital Platform
  • Architecture of SAP HANA
    • Outlining Components of SAP HANA
    • Working with SAP HANA interfaces
    • Understanding Key Features of the SAP HANA Database
    • Describing High Availability
  • Analytical Processing with SAP HANA
    • Understanding Core Modeling with SAP HANA
    • Advanced Analytics with SAP HANA
  • Data Management with SAP HANA
    • Data Tiering
    • Describing Data Acquisition Tools
  • Developing and Running Applications on SAP HANA
    • Running SAP Enterprise Suites on SAP HANA
    • Connecting SAP Business Intelligence Tools to SAP HANA
    • Outlining SAP Business Warehouse on SAP HANA
    • Developing SQL Data Warehouses with SAP HANA
    • Building Native HANA Applications


  • This course covers SAP HANA (the platform) and not SAP S/4HANA (the application suite). But a basic understanding of the platform is essential for anyone who works with SAP S/4HANA and so this course is highly recommended for SAP S/4HANA consultants.

This course is also available as a test system within SAP Live Access

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